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COVID-19 Spring Challenge

Raise your hand if you are tired of being stuck at home. Raise your hand if you are bored, miss your friends, and are feeling entirely worn out with this quarantine. I'm guessing you can relate to at least one of those feelings. Our time in quarantine might have started out as an exciting one,… Continue reading COVID-19 Spring Challenge

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A Peek into My Bullet Journal

We are almost a week into 2020, and reality is setting in. How are you doing with your resolutions? It seems that so many people start off the year with amazing goals and motivation, but most give up quickly. Here's a tip: if you made resolutions, be sure they are reachable. They don't have to… Continue reading A Peek into My Bullet Journal

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Making Macaroons: What YOU Can Learn From MY Mistakes

Recently, I have been experimenting with pastries. I tried cream puffs, macaroons, and I am hoping to learn how to make baklava. Here is what I learned from my most recent recipe: buttercream macaroons. And don't worry… they are hard to make, but still doable.  If you like meringues you will enjoy these!   1. Don't… Continue reading Making Macaroons: What YOU Can Learn From MY Mistakes

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Repost: The Wonderful Cross

Hi, everyone! I'm sorry I've been kind of quiet lately. The track season and school year are going to be done in one week, so I've been busy! I thought today I would repost a blog post from 2016 for this Easter week. I hope you enjoy it! If you ever have a question, comment,… Continue reading Repost: The Wonderful Cross

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How to Make a Bracelet With the Lucet (repost)

Today we're changing it up a bit for Fashion Friday.  I'm reaching back into my archives to teach you one of my favorite ways to knit. I know many of you enjoy making things like I do so I hope you enjoy this!  In the post I didn't show how to make the string into… Continue reading How to Make a Bracelet With the Lucet (repost)

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Super Simple, Super Cute Organizer!

Are you looking for a cute, fun, cheap and easy way to store a few books?   I have just the thing that has all of those qualities!  All you need is a cereal box, scissors, and decorations (and books to put inside!). Then cut the box (it's okay if it's not perfect) at an angle,… Continue reading Super Simple, Super Cute Organizer!

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Zooming In 📷

Psalm 19:1                                                                                                           … Continue reading Zooming In 📷

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How to Make Earrings.💎

I love making earrings, and I hope that after you make your first pair, you will love the process and result as much as I do!  I made my own way to put them together, and I have been perfecting and making it easier some.  So go get the supplies from a Hobby Lobby or… Continue reading How to Make Earrings.💎

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How To Make A Basic Tissue Paper Flower

Recently, we celebrated my mom's birthday and made tissue paper flowers as part of the decorations.  Mine turned out to look more like bows but I think you could fix that problem by cutting the tissue paper in half and stacking more layers of it before folding.  Let's get started! First, the supplies: - Tissue… Continue reading How To Make A Basic Tissue Paper Flower

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An Open Letter to Spinzilla

Dear Spinzilla, I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart for holding this contest.  Without it, I may never have spun hours or learned all the lessons I have!  This was what I needed to make me consistent in spinning fiber on my drop spindle. This was my first time taking part… Continue reading An Open Letter to Spinzilla